A wide range of options to fit the various use cases, professional and personal needs.
Apply basic formatting by adding a few punctuation characters.
A quick tour of the interface of Writer for first time users.
Having access to your documents on multiple devices makes life easier.
An overview of our features on different platforms.
Include images, comma separated tables, text files and code as blocks of content in your documents.
Organize your files
Folders, favourites, hashtags and more, discover all the ways to organize your documents in Writer.
Connect, browse, and rediscover your writing.
Writer for Windows comes with two powerful features for working with long or complex documents.
Open iA Writer from other applications on both macOS and iOS, and perform specific actions on opening.
Navigate your files
Create, search and navigate through your documents in the Library.
From word count to estimated reading time, document stats help you stay on top of things.
Shut down distractions. Focus on the sentence or paragraph you’re currently working on.
From Library navigation to enabling core features, the Titlebar is your go-to.
Formatting options at your fingertips make writing on mobile a breeze.
A simple key-value format for storing additional information about a document, only visible in the Editor.
Knowing keyboard shortcuts will greatly improve your performance with our app.
A more structured view of your document will help you improve your writing style.
A personal editor-in-chief on your device, carefully reviewing your text for redundancies, clichés, and filler words.
How to install additional spellchecking (Windows)
Snippets allow you to save a significant amount of time by providing smart text substitutions. (Windows only)
Export Share Print
Learn how to export, share and print your documents
Modify the Preview
To see your formatted text and to change its look, open Preview.
Create iA Writer templates in your own style.
How to to draft blog posts before uploading them to your website.
Preview, create PDFs, and print documents with iA Writer's templates.
iA Writer is file storage provider agnostic but we recommend iCloud for the best experience across most devices:
Which information do we see, and what do we leave untouched?
Here are some things you can do if iA Writer acts in unexpected ways.
Backups and Recovery
Lost progress in a document? Regret deleting that paragraph? No problem!
Scroll through the history of our apps, version by version, platform by platform, update by update.
Education and Volume Purchase
An overview of our volume educational discounts and the pricing for schools, companies and organisations.
How to Write
Six rules for better writing, a rundown on how to use parts of speech, lectures on style, and the elements of style.
Below are answers to common questions. Everyone is special, but most questions that we get overlap.
Writer supports writing in many languages, and is localized in English, German, Japanese, French, Spanish, Italian, Russian, Chinese, Korean and Portuguese.
Writer vs Word
What are the advantages of a focused writing app like iA Writer compared to Microsoft's WYSIWYG classic?
Access your documents via the web, on PCs and other devices.
We want our products to be enjoyed by the widest possible audience.
iA Writer Classic was launched in 2010 and was under active development until 2016.